I people meet online dating
Statistics suggest that about 1 in 5 relationships begin online nowadays.
It’s estimated that by 2040, 70% of us will have met our significant other online.
Online dating presents an effective solution to a serious problem.
Browsing profiles isn’t nearly as time-consuming (or daunting) as mixing with people in a social context.
So if marriage is your dating end goal, online dating should be in your dating arsenal among being set up by friends and approaching strangers at bars and events.
Michael Rosenfeld, a sociologist at Stanford, said there are a couple of reasons for this.Most people meet their significant others through their social circles or work/school functions. In the search for a potential date, more and more people are switching to less traditional methods. With the rise of apps like Tinder (and the various copycat models), who could blame them?If you want to think about dating as a numbers game (and apparently many people do), you could probably swipe left/right between 10 to 100 times in the span of time that it would take you to interact with one potential date in ‘real life’.There’s a reason online dating is still around after all these years — it works.The evidence is all around you, including in this article.